Supporting our communities

Our six grant programmes aimed at benefitting Letchworth residents are linked to our charitable objectives of Heritage and Environment, Recreation and Leisure, Education and Learning and Health and Wellbeing. If you are a local or national organisation, community/voluntary group or individual looking to make a difference one could be for you.

Each of our programmes is explained in more detail below, check out the eligibility criteria. If you would like any clarification on the application process then email grants@letchworth.com.

Our Grant Programmes are:

Ladies from the knit and knatter group in Letchworth

Supporting Clubs and Organisations

This programme offers grants up to £750 to help charitable organisations who bring together older and vulnerable groups to make a positive contribution to their lives and the social fabric of the town. 

Morgan Simpson, a grant recipient, plays the drums

Supporting Skills and Talents

This programme offers grants of up to £500 to help self-nominated individuals or club members to develop their talents and skills. 

Supporting Community Places

This programme offers grants of up to £25,000 to support groups to carry out improvements to the community facilities and buildings that they use. 

Women on treadmill in the gym

Supporting Health and Wellbeing

This programme offers grants of up to £25,000 to support charitable organisations working to improve the health and wellbeing of those living in Letchworth and contributing to make Letchworth a great place to live. 

Group making and decorating clay items in Letchworth

Supporting Education and Learning

The programme offers grants up to £25,000 to support charitable organisations working on projects where education plays a key role in improving the lives of individuals, groups and families. 

Supporting Recreation and Leisure

This programme offers grants up to £25,000 to support the creation of opportunities for residents of all ages to participate in quality, fun and enjoyable recreation and leisure activities.